Our Staff

 

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Jennifer Webster          Executive Director

Jennifer Webster grew up splitting time between family in southern New England and southern CA and finally settled in Greenfield, MA in 2006. She began her time with BBBSFC in 2012 as the NMH site-based program coordinator, and after 5 years with the agency she became the Executive Director in December 2017. Jennifer has a bachelor’s degree from Lewis and Clark College in Portland, OR and is a certified social worker. When not at work she can often be found outdoors with her two active boys or playing with her two adopted dogs Wyatt & Riley.

 

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Ericka Almeida           Development Director

Ericka has been dedicated to development in Franklin County for the past 20 years. She’s been with BBBFC for the past 7 and firmly believes in the mission of the agency. Ericka has a bachelor’s degree from The University of Massachusetts in journalism and when not raising money, she can be found raising children in Turners Falls with her husband Mark and their three dogs and pig Fern. She enjoys bringing joy to others and helping her community.

 

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Rebeccah Hanna            Program Services Supervisor

Graduated from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst with a Bachelors Degree in Sociology, Becky has been working with youth and families in the community for the past 7 years. She is excited to join the BBBS team in Franklin County and support matches and case managers as Program Supervisor. Becky spends a lot of time being active outside. Running, biking and exploring are a few of the activities she enjoys. She loves to get out of her comfort zone and travel to new places. After wrapping up her day in the office, she heads home to her 3 personality filled cats and new little bunny rabbit.

 

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Susannah Goodale              NMH Program Specialist

Susannah Goodale started working as a BBBSFC intern through the work study program at Greenfield Community College before graduating with an Associates in Social Sciences. She now runs Northfield Mount Hermon in Gill and the John Zon Community Center in Greenfield. When she’s not hanging out with the youth of Franklin County, Susannah spends her time curating lists of books and movies to read/watch and collecting little known facts on Wikipedia. She lives in Turners Falls with her sister and an elderly cat named Muhammad Ali.

 

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Jill Ryan                      DA Program Specialist

New to BBBS, Jill Ryan is excited to be running the Deerfield Academy Program starting this fall. Upon graduating from Connecticut College in 2017, she spent a year abroad teaching English in an elementary school in Spain and hopes to live there again someday.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling, and pretending her roommates’ cat is actually hers.

 

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Erika Flannery                     Child Enrollment Specialist

Meet Enrollment Specialist Erika Flannery! Erika studied psychology and worked as an RA at MCLA. She discovered her passion of advocacy while working at a residential home for adult men with disabilities, where she ran a day program. In her free time, Erika enjoys working out, being outdoors, exploring new places and spending time with family/friends. One day she hopes to travel the world!